Ambari Prakash Pinto
Ambari is a financial advisor in Savant’s McLean, VA, office and a member of the Advisory Team. She is a member of the Women's Wealth Initiative committee, an internal panel that helps guide corporate efforts to empower, inform, and inspire women about financial issues. Ambari is responsible for managing all aspects of the financial planning and investment process for Savant’s clients. She regularly meets with clients, other advisors, portfolio managers, and financial planners to formulate and coordinate effective planning, investment, and tax strategies.
Ambari has been involved in the financial services industry since 2011. Prior to joining Savant, she worked with wealth managers, accountants, and in the insurance industry. She has actively promoted the development of financial literacy programs with non-profit organizations. During her career as a corporate attorney, Ambari was an associate at a law firm in Washington, DC and New York, working on mergers, acquisitions, and securities offerings, then in-house counsel for a technology start-up in Northern Virginia.
Ambari earned a bachelor of arts degree in political science with a minor in Spanish from the University of Vermont, a program of study that included one year at the University of Barcelona. She earned a juris doctorate degree from Georgetown University Law Center and a Certificate in Financial Planning from Georgetown University, and she is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM professional. She is conversant in Spanish and Hindi.
Ambari serves as volunteer and consultant to the Society for Financial Education and Professional Development, a non-profit organization involved in the development and presentation of financial literacy programs. She is a trustee on the board of the Arlington Community Foundation and a member of Mothers of North Arlington, a social and support group with community service opportunities for families.
Ambari and her husband John have one daughter, Julia. The family enjoys traveling, skiing, playing tennis, and, most of all, spending their time with family and friends.
Ambari joined Team Savant in January 2017.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. owns the certification marks CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.